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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

One that visits habitually or appears as a spirit or ghost:

Usage examples (26)
  • In what disguise, thou egregious haunter of my more agreeable hours? —
  • A churchyard haunter at whom the owl hoots and the ivy mocks tap-tap-tapping on the pane ....
  • One met her thus and hung startled by the sudden sight, the warrior son of Aunus haunter of the
  • Hugi said dourly, 'Methinks I'd liefer face all oor past playmates rolled into ane, than the haunter o' yon pass. for more
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